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Sustainable Dining Has Become A Staple in Cayman's Food Scene

September 1, 2016

The latest addition to Cayman’s dining scene is VIVO Café and Restaurant. The eco-friendly menu offers organic, vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free and dairy-free options. From sourcing local food to using environmentally friendly cleaning products, plates made of acacia wood and...

Restaurant Review: The Cayman Culinary Connoisseur

August 16, 2016

For some time now I have wanted to try out VIVO’s food, having heard very good things about this little café-come-restaurant located at Lighthouse Point, perched overlooking the turquoise waters off West Bay’s northwest coast. I’m so pleased I finally made the effort to drive up to...

Livin La Vida Lidka: Vegan Meal - Coconut Ceviche

August 15, 2016

for Gluten-free, Dairy-free Vegetarian meals that heal; the latest fashion trends; effective workouts; travel and more... follow the Lidka lifestyle. Let's Go!Follow me as I visit Vivo Cafe in the Cayman Islands to learn how to make Coconut Ceviche topped with homemade Coconut Bacon.

Go Organic (And More!) with Grand Cayman's VIVO Cafe and Restaurant

August 10, 2016

In case you haven't heard, VIVO Cafe and Restaurant has become one of the top restaurants in Grand Cayman! Our blogger caught up with Michele Zama, owner of the establishment, to find out what all the fuss is about. 
Tell us about yourself. How did you get started in the restaurant industry?

Top 10 Things We Love This Month – 5. Viva Vivo café!

July 5, 2016

Even those who eschew veganism will find it hard to resist the amazing food at Vivo Café in West Bay. This small restaurant overlooking the sea has managed to rise very quickly, like non-dairy cream, to the top of the ratings on TripAdvisor. People rave about the dishes – particularly the...

VIVO Hits Number One on TripAdvisor

May 30, 2016

A relatively new arrival on the West Bay restaurant scene recently landed the top restaurant ranking in the Cayman Islands on the TripAdvisor travel review site. VIVO’s waterfront location at Lighthouse Point is a big draw for customers. With the most recent reviews dubbing it...

No ‘Mushroom’ For Improvement: Vegetarian Restaurant Gets TripAdvisor #1 Ranking

May 27, 2016

The reviewers have had their say, and West Bay’s Vivo cafe and restaurant is Cayman’s first vegetarian restaurant to take the top slot on TripAdvisor. Vivo’s owner Michele Zama told Cayman 27 by putting a priority on local, seasonal, and sustainable ingredients, the kitchen can craft...

Flava's Recipes: Coconut Ceviche with Coconut Bacon

May 11, 2016

This vegan ceviche is light, refreshing, easy to make, and, best of all, packed with the flavors of the Caribbean. Coconut is abundant in Cayman, so put this healthy ingredient to good use. Choose young coconut, which is readily available at the Farmers Market. The meat should be soft, but not overly so.

Bumper Lionfish Cull During Earth Month

April 25, 2016

“The restaurant onsite at Lighthouse Point, VIVO, serves the lionfish to customers, so it’s definitely not going to waste,” noted Ms. Nicholsby. “Really, it’s probably the greenest, most sustainable fish you can eat in Cayman.” VIVO owner Michele Zama enthusiastically described the lionfish...

VIVO Menu Not Just For Vegans

February 15, 2016

A recently opened West Bay restaurant is attracting diners from around the island, even though it primarily serves only vegetarian and vegan food. “We find people are really curious to try the food,” said co-owner and manager Michele Zama. “We are seeing more and more locals coming in from...